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  1/28/2014, Shevat 27, 5774

Jerusalem: Hareidi Youth Arrested in Attack on Yeshiva Dean

A hareidi youth was arrested this morning (Tuesday) in Jerusalem, following his attack on a the dean of the Yakiri Yeshiva (institution for advanced Torah studies), hitting the Rabbi with a rod.

The youth subsequently confessed to police interrogators, saying his attack on the dean was justifiable, as the Rabbi had harrassed him.

The suspect will brought to a remand hearing at the courts.